Rain No Evil

Rain No Evil

Michele Zirkle Marcum left an abusive relationship and wrote a book, “Rain No Evil,” which is about how she learned to love herself. She f...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Know where to go

Feb. 9Portsmouth West High School, 15332 US 52, will be hosting a blood drive from 8 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Call 740-858-1103 or visit www.redcrossblood...

February 8th, 2017 |  


‘Uncommon Grace’ to air

‘Uncommon Grace’ to air

Like many aspiring authors, Serena B. Miller dreamed of making a living as a published writer. Numerous manuscripts were submitted, with rejection let...

February 8th, 2017 |  



‘Rings,’; waste of time

‘Rings,’; waste of time

“Rings” was supposed to be released last Halloween, but the studio pushed it back to February. And not just any weekend in February, Super...

February 8th, 2017 |  


Portsmouth West Homecoming 2017

Portsmouth West Homecoming 2017

Portsmouth West High School will celebrate the 2017 Basketball Homecoming Feb. 10, 2017 when the West Senators hosts the Oak Hill Oaks. The theme for ...

February 5th, 2017 |  


Wheelersburg wins Southern Ohio League Academic Competition

Wheelersburg wins Southern Ohio League Academic Competition

Wheelersburg High School’s Academic Competition team, led by Coach Brian Oakes, captured the title of 2016-17 Academic Competition League Champi...

February 5th, 2017 |  


East Honor Roll

All A Honor RollGrade 7Chloe Crawford,Raegan Helphinstine, Betty Osborne, Sydnee O’Connor, Felicia Smith, Kiley WhiteGrade 8Alex Crawford, Brea ...

February 5th, 2017 |  


Board Notes

The Washington-Nile Local Board of Education met on January 30, 2017 at Portsmouth West High School. Mr. Bill Platzer, elementary principal had the op...

February 5th, 2017 |  


Church News

St. John Lutheran ChurchSt. John Lutheran Church invites you to come worship with us. We are located at 5600 Junior Furnace / Powellsville Road, Frank...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


2,000 feet of art — Portsmouth in 1903

2,000 feet of art — Portsmouth in 1903

Located along Front Street in downtown Portsmouth, the murals play an important role in the towns vitality. But despite being a staple in the history ...

February 1st, 2017 |